Articles | Volume 10, issue 7
Research article
19 Jul 2013
Research article |  | 19 Jul 2013

Benthic buffers and boosters of ocean acidification on coral reefs

K. R. N. Anthony, G. Diaz-Pulido, N. Verlinden, B. Tilbrook, and A. J. Andersson

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Cited articles

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Andersson, A. J., Kuffner, I. B., Mackenzie, F. T., Jokiel, P. L., Rodgers, K. S., and Tan, A.: Net Loss of CaCO3 from a subtropical calcifying community due to seawater acidification: mesocosm-scale experimental evidence, Biogeosciences, 6, 1811–1823,, 2009.
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Anthony, K. R. N., Kleypas, J., and Gattuso, J.-P.: Coral reefs modify the carbon chemistry of their seawater – implications for the impacts of ocean acidification, Glob. Change Biol., 17, 3655–3666, 2011.
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